district home
parent portal
school nutrition
bus routes
View Dresden Elementary School
dresdendragons ruff myon training 5th grade steam poster robinson takahashi hoebeke supariwala ipads helen ruffin 1 2 Playground

Student Registration

Dear Parents/Guardians:

The first day of school will be August 17, 2020. DeKalb County School District will provide students a device to complete virtual learning at home. Dresden Elementary School will hold local school registration on August 12th – 14th, from 8:00 am to 12 pm. 3rd- 5th grade students will receive devices at registration.  Devices for Kindergarten – 2nd grade students have been ordered and will be distributed later.

Parents of Kindergarteners or other students who did not attend a DeKalb school last year are asked to complete virtual registration before coming to the school.   You must call to schedule an appointment with the DeKalb International Welcome Center at 678-538-5246, 678-500-6855, or 678-538-5121 as soon as possible.

All parents of Dresden students are asked to complete the Student Information Sheet, Parent Authorization Form, and Device User Agreement attached. Parents must also provide a current proof of residence. Proof of Residence must include one of the following:

* Current utility bill (gas, electric, or water only – no phone bills),

* Signed lease,

* Mortgage contract, or

* Co-residency/Statement of Legal Residence (Affidavit):

(1) Current utility bill in the name of the homeowner or lessee;

(2) An official or current business letter from their place of employment or other official business letter addressed to the parent or guardian to them at their place of residence;

(3) Must be updated each semester by both the homeowner or individual leasing a residence plus the parent of the child being enrolled must be present when the affidavit is presented to the school.

In order to receive a teacher assignment and device for your student(s), parents must return all completed forms to Dresden Elementary School following the schedule below.



Student’s Last Name

Wednesday, August 12

8:00 AM—12:00 PM


Thursday, August 13

8:00 AM—12:00 PM


Friday, August 14

8:00 AM—12:00 PM



Best regards,

 Dr. L. Moneke Fields


Open House

Open House
OPEN HOUSE for all students will be held on August 12, 2020 - August 14, 2020.

3rd-5th grade students will receive their computers during open house. Computers for Kindergarten - 2nd grade students will be distributed later.

Registration packets will be ready for pick up on Monday, August 10, 2020.

We will collect completed registration packets during OPEN HOUSE from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on August 12, 2020, August 13, 2020 and August 14, 2020.
Please follow the schedule below:

 Last Name Begins With

 Open House Day

Open House Time 


Wednesday, August 12, 2020 

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 


Thursday, August 13, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Friday, August 14, 2020 

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 


Kindergarten and New Student Registration

Kindergarten and New Student Registration
Kindergarten Registration and New Student Registration is online now. Please call the DeKalb International Welcome Center to set an appointment for online registration.
° 678-538-5246
° 678-500-6855
° 678-538-5121

This is only required for kindergartners and other students who are new to DeKalb.

After completing online registration, you may come to Dresden Monday - Friday, between 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. to complete local registration.

Please see the attached flyer for more information about online registration requirements.

Principal's Advisory Council

Principal's Advisory Council

Attention Parents!

We need two parent leaders to serve on the Principal's Advisory Council.

If you are interested, please complete the form below - https://form.jotform.com/193634736058163 

Class Dojo

Class Dojo

Each parent has been sent a text invite to join Class Dojo.

Please spread the word to your neighbors who have students at Dresden.

When they accept the invite they will receive information about registration and chromebook distribution.

If anyone did not recieve the invite, they should contact the school to update their phone numbers.

The secretary can take your call at 678-676-7202 from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm, Monday - Friday.

Empty Stocking Fund Free Backpack Registration

Empty Stocking Fund Free Backpack Registration

Empty Stocking Fund Backpacks

School Supply List

School Supply List

 2020-2021 School Supply List

May 5, 2020 - Introductory Letter from the 2020-2021 Principal Dr. Fields

May 5, 2020 - Introductory Letter from the 2020-2021 Principal Dr. Fields

Introductory Letter - Dr. Fields

District Events
Upcoming Events
District Home      |       Parents      |       School Nutrition      |       Bus Routes